Keloid

Known as: keloids skin, keloid skin, Keloid scar 
A sharply elevated, irregularly shaped, progressively enlarging scar resulting from formation of excessive amounts of collagen in the dermis during… (More)
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2009
Review
2009
Keloids and hypertrophic scars represent an exuberant healing response that poses a challenge for physicians. Patients at high… (More)
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Review
2008
Review
2008
A W g s f h o s w eloids represent a form of pathologic wound healing afecting a substantial segment of the US population. They… (More)
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Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
Keloid and hypertrophic scarring represent chronic disfiguring dermatoses with a high resistance to therapy. The aim of our study… (More)
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2005
Review
2005
Clinicians always find it difficult to treat hypertrophic scars and keloids. Various treatment modalities are available… (More)
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
Uterine leiomyomas are prevalent estrogen-responsive clonal tumors, but the specific genetic alterations that contribute to their… (More)
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Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
BACKGROUND The treatment of keloids and hypertrophic scars has been difficult and a recent French study showed that bleomycin has… (More)
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
Interleukin (IL)-13 has been implicated in the pathogenesis of various diseases characterized by fibrosis. We describe the… (More)
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Review
1998
Review
1998
Excess scar formation secondary to traumatic or surgical injuries can have devastating consequences, ranging from body… (More)
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Highly Cited
1996
Highly Cited
1996
Connective tissue growth factor (CTGF) is a novel peptide that exhibits platelet-derived growth factor-like activities and is… (More)
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1996
Highly Cited
1996
Keloids are characterized by an overabundant deposition of collagen, and they recur frequently following excision. Fibroblasts… (More)
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